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    Akwaaba DC

    1708 16th St NW, Washington DC, DC 20009-3104
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          Room & Suite (33)
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          Overview
          • Excellent82%
          • Very good15%
          • Average1%
          • Poor1%
          • Terrible1%
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          “b b” (152 reviews)
          Free Wifi
          Breakfast included
          Air Conditioning
          Non-Smoking Hotel
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          The Jefferson, Washington DC
          1,087 reviews
          #5 of 141 hotels in Washington DC
           
          Embassy Circle Guest House
          688 reviews
          #2 of 35 B&Bs / Inns in Washington DC
           
          The Hay-Adams
          1,229 reviews
          #1 of 141 hotels in Washington DC
           
          The Dupont Circle
          3,031 reviews
          #28 of 141 hotels in Washington DC
           
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          Reviews (459)
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          1 - 5 of 459 reviews

          Reviewed 3 days ago

          We were in DC from June 8th to June 11th to celebrate 2 birthdays. My friend lives in Dupont Circle so I wanted a place near her. I searched the Web and found Akwaaba. In every way it was an excellent experience, from booking the...More

          Thank benjie25
          Reviewed 4 days ago

          We love Awkaba House. I have stayed there when in town on business or with my family when we travel for please. The location is just blocks from dozens of places to eat and shop and quick walk to the Metro.

          Thank Thomas H
          Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

          I stayed at Akwaaba DC about seven or eight years ago in the Poetry room. It was a wonderful experience then, and so, when friends decided to gather in Washington recently, we decided to stay there again. I've always wanted to stay in the Zora...More

          Thank lailafromwpg
          Reviewed 4 weeks ago

          Loved so many things about staying at the Akwaaba DC! We were graciously welcomed by the innkeeper upon our arrival. The location was great, the comfortable bed was a dream and the warm and welcoming ambience made you feel right at home! Loved the breakfast!...More

          Thank O2850ATtom
          Reviewed 4 weeks ago

          The bed was very comfortable and the linens were very high quality. Room was comfortable, in a very quiet residential area and had every necessary amenity. Secure wi-fi and a delicious and hearty breakfast to start your day. And lest I forget... the evening wine...More

          Thank David B
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          1,087 reviews
          #5 of 141 hotels in Washington DC
           
          Embassy Circle Guest House
          688 reviews
          #2 of 35 B&Bs / Inns in Washington DC
           
          The Hay-Adams
          1,229 reviews
          #1 of 141 hotels in Washington DC
           
          The Dupont Circle
          3,031 reviews
          #28 of 141 hotels in Washington DC
           
          About
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          Certificate of Excellence
          Amenities
          • Top amenities
          • Breakfast included
          • Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
          • Hotel Amenities
          • Breakfast included
          • Room amenities
          • Air Conditioning
          • Refrigerator in room
          Details
          • Price range
          • USD 177 - USD 245 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
          • Room types
          • Non-Smoking Rooms ,
          • Suites ,
          • Family Rooms
          • Number of rooms
          • 8
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          • Location
          • United States >
          • District of Columbia >
          • Washington DC >
          • Dupont Circle
          • Also Known As
          • Akwaaba Dc Hotel Washington Dc
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          Traveller (95)
          Room & Suite (33)
          Dining (2)
          Hotel & Grounds (83)
          Bathroom (4)
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          Questions & AnswersAsk a question
          DAJ28
          Is there a gym or pool?
          17 February 2017|
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          Response from bnbaccomDC | Property representative |
          Thanks for your question. Our DC location does not have a gym or pool. Vida Fitness, a full gym, though no pool is .3 miles, just a few blocks from the house. Steve
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          Trish C
          My partner and I would like to bring our bicycles with us. Do you have a secure place we could lock them up? Thank you. Trish
          14 April 2015|
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          Response from bnbaccomDC | Property representative |
          Hi Trish, Thanks for your interest in Akwaaba DC. Unfortunately, we do not have a secure place to store bikes. Steve
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          924146635
          Are there any Metro stations near your B&B?
          5 February 2015|
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          Response from bnbaccomDC | Property representative |
          The Dupont Circle station, Red line is a 4 block walk. The Cardozo/U Street station, Green/Yellow lines, is about a 6 block walk.
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          "This should be optional. I don't need or want to give a tip on which room to choose."
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          "Rooms are large but no elevators to upper levels"
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          "Request the 2nd floor for the less active as it was 50 steps to reach my room."
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          "This is a very "vertical" inn. The Poetry Room on the 4th floor is lovely but you have to be able..."
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